Top Ten Tuesday – Books This Year

by romanoir

Since it’s the start of June and almost halfway through the year (!) there couldn’t be a better time for this week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic, which I’m going to use as a kind of recap of this year in Literature. I’ve read a lot of great books this year so this Top Ten Books I’ve Read This Year list will be rather easy. Well, hopefully…

In no particular order my Top Ten are:

10.
Fathers and Sons – Ivan Turgenev

9.
Poor Folk – Fyodor Dostoyevsky

8.
Rubicon – Tom Holland

7.
Agnes Grey – Anne Bronte

6.
Inferno – Dante

5.
The Plague – Albert Camus

4.
Animal Farm – George Orwell

3.
The Theban Plays – Sophocles

2.
The Book of Sand – Jorge Luis Borges

1.
Persuasion – Jane Austen

I won’t add descriptions since I did a major post about most of these but I will say that so far this year I have read books that I will carry with me for a lifetime. I’ve enjoyed every book I’ve read, some more than others, but I have enjoyed them all.

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